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volcopy_ufs


NAME
     volcopy_ufs - make an image copy of a ufs file system

SYNOPSIS
     volcopy [ -F ufs] [generic_options]  fsname  srcdevice  vol-
     name1 destdevice volname2

DESCRIPTION
     volcopy makes a literal copy of the ufs file system using  a
     blocksize matched to the device.

OPTIONS
     The following option is supported:

     generic_options         options  supported  by  the  generic
                             volcopy command. See  volcopy(1M).



OPERANDS
     The following operands are supported:

     fsname                          represents the  mount  point
                                     (for   example,   root,  u1,
                                     etc.)  of  the  file  system
                                     being copied.



     srcdevice or destdevice         the disk partition specified
                                     using  the  raw  device (for
                                     example,   /dev/rdsk/cld0s8,
                                     /dev/rdsk/cld1s8, etc.).



     srcdevice and volname1          the  device   and   physical
                                     volume  from  which the copy
                                     of the file system is  being
                                     extracted.



     destdevice and volname2         the target device and physi-
                                     cal volume.



     fsname and volname are limited to six  or  fewer  characters
     and  recorded  in  the superblock. volname may be `-' to use
     the existing volume name.

EXIT STATUS
     The following exit values are returned:

     0               Successful file system copy.



     non-zero        An error has occurred.



FILES
     /var/adm/filesave.log   a  record  of  file  systems/volumes
                             copied



ATTRIBUTES
     See attributes(5) for descriptions of the  following  attri-
     butes:

     ____________________________________________________________
    |       ATTRIBUTE TYPE        |       ATTRIBUTE VALUE       |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|
    | Availability                | SUNWcsu                     |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|


SEE ALSO
     cpio(1), dd(1M),  labelit(1M),  volcopy(1M),  attributes(5),
     ufs(7FS)

NOTES
     volcopy does not support copying to tape devices. Use dd(1M)
     for copying to and from tape devices.










Man pages from Solaris 10 Update 8. See docs.sun.com and www.oracle.com for further documentation and Solaris information.
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